Dakota Johnson to Star in ‘How to Be Single’ Movie Before Filming ‘Fifty Shades Darker’

By Marie delos Santos | 1 year ago
Dakota Johnson to Star in ‘How to Be Single’ Movie Before Filming ‘Fifty Shades Darker’

It looks like “Fifty Shades of Grey” became Dakota Johnson’s avenue for more movies, as the 25-year-old actress is currently filming for an upcoming movie titled, “How to Be Single” before she begins filming for “Fifty Shades Darker.” Read on to learn more about this scoop.

Dakota Johnson will be seen as a single New Yorker in the 2016 movie, “How to Be Single.” Johnson rose to fame following her role as Anastasia Steele in “Fifty Shades of Grey.” Now, the 25-year-old actress is slated to appear in this romantic comedy film before she begins shooting scenes in the sequel, “Fifty Shades Darker” alongside co-star Jamie Dornan, who plays Christian Grey.


In “How to Be Single,” Johnson will star alongside three male actors namely, Nicholas Braun, Dan Stevens and Marko Caka. The actress was recently spotted gearing up layers of coats over sweatpants and ankle boots on the set of the rom-com movie, as the film is set during the winter season, MailOnline reported.

According to the outlet, Johnson will play as a writer who finds herself getting into an affair while working abroad. Meanwhile, Johnson’s co-star Nicholas Braun previously starred in the 2012 movie, “The Perks of Being A Wallflower” while Dan Stevens played a role in the TV series, “Downton Abbey,” Fashion & Style reported.

“How to Be Single” will take on the story of single New Yorkers who have various perceptions in dating and love. The characters will soon find themselves caught up in different challenges, which will make them realize the complexity of love and relationships.

Christian Ditter will be directing the film from a script written by Abby Kohn and Marc Silverstein. Drew Barrymore, Marcus Viscidi, Michele Weiss and Nancy Juvonen will be producing.

“How to Be Single” is based on Liz Tuccillo’s book, which tackles the life of Julie Jenson, who organizes a girls’ night out after her friend Georgia called her to say that she has been left by her husband over a samba teacher.

“How to Be Single” hits theatres on Feb. 12, 2016. There you have it for the news on “How To Be Single.” Stay tuned on Movie News Guide (MNG) for more updates.


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